peter setera. i have a lot of hits, can you help me, dog? >> wayne newton called me. but i like him. >> jimmy: he wanted to be the guy, wayne? >> well, yeah. listen, i think a lot of people kind of fancy themselves as, you know, this whole kind of judge thing. >> jimmy: when wayne calls and said, did you say, hey, i don't have a lot to do with it -- >> i said, wayne, bro, dude, i'm not the one, dude. >> jimmy: not the one. yeah, that's probably the way to go. because if you're the one, you got a hell of a thing. >> oh, my god. >> jimmy: did elton john say no? was he offered the job? >> i don't know. i think fox was involved in that. but elton is mad cool. >> jimmy: besides the judges being different, well, a lot different, besides that, the show is going to be different this year. >> the show is very different. we changed a lot of things in the middle rounds -- >> no si >> jimmy: no singing?